Monthly Archives: May 2011

Hair that’s turned to Silver during 50 Golden Years

Fifty Golden Years! For Judith Ann…                                In a church in Albuquerque                  In nineteen sixty-one, You and I, we tied the wedding knot That will never come undone. We’ve seen so many good times, Had to share some tears.    But now … Continue reading

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Addiction #12

There are folks in our egroup who complain about almost anything.  This little poem was the result of hearing those complaints about the golf rates, the golf cheats, the golf cliques, the golf carts, the bad golfers, the good golfers,  … Continue reading

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Addiction #11

Okay, my addictions are the result of some very strange postings I see on the egroup of my community.  This ditty is a response to a “new” resident “wondering” if anyone knew about the break-in that occurred several nights ago.  … Continue reading

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Addiction #10

This was jotted down very quickly in aggravation.  Seems members of our egroup are constantly inquiring as to when there will be a Bulk Trash Pickup in their section of our community.  After posting that information so many times on … Continue reading

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Addiction #9

A neighbor had been saving coins for quite a while.  Painstakingly, the coins were rolled.  This took a lot of time.  When those rolls were taken to the bank, the teller proclaimed that the bank would only take so many … Continue reading

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Addiction #8

There is an auto Racetrack approximately 2 -3 miles north of our community that butts up against the fencing around an Air Force training base.  When the Racetrack opened, the owner apparently violated some of his permits and raced vehicles … Continue reading

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Addiction #7

Our gated community is divided into two sections, separated by a major Avenue.  On one side of the Avenue, trash pickup is a particular day and a different day for the opposite side of the Avenue.  Whenever there’s a holiday … Continue reading

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Addiction #6

ADDICTION #6  9/3/09   Today the bulk truck was out on my street. I thought to myself, Oh, this is a treat. Because, in my hand two small grocery sacks Of weeds I’d harvested and pulled from the cracks. As … Continue reading

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Addiction #5

This ditty was in response to the “woe is me” attitude a couple of years ago when things looked so “bleak” as far as cost of living allowances being reduced or denied altogether.  Obviously the blame was passed around and … Continue reading

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Addiction #4

My Addiction #4 was in response to this posting by an apparently disgruntled member on the egoup where I live: “Why don’t we just eliminate all the junk and needy e.mails and use this site for something constructive instead of … Continue reading

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